In the decimal
system, a repeating or terminating decimal
is a rational number.
PENNY WISE: Lord Fiske tries the new decimal
currency on February 15, 1971
Then students found their own height to two decimal
The fun thing about decimals
is, once you get the hang of them, it makes percentages easier -- 0.
Later, 13 decimal
out of the 39 decimal
of the two plots was decreed in favour of the petitioner.
But he warned that traders would not put up "with this nonsense" and said they would insist on the decimal
n] which satisfy the digit is k in the decimal
is k + 1.
Originally agreed to by Labour Prime Minister Harold Wilson at the request of Chancellor Jim Callaghan, the decision was announced to Parliament in 1966, with the Decimal
Currency Board spending pounds 1.
Here is a puzzle for you to try: The fraction 1/7 is called a cyclic decimal
because the digits in the number repeat after every six decimal
This is a stepping-stone towards bookmakers having the debate about whether we move to decimal
odds or stick to these fractions.
So far, in this year, India s local currency bonds have given one decimal
nine percent returns.
A TRIAL of decimal
odds at Ascot yesterday was considered to have been a failure by the bookmakers taking part.
While all share values appear on its website and the trading floor with three decimals
, not all stocks can be bought or sold on the third decimal
All common fractions can be written in decimal
Dubai Financial Market (DFM) has postponed the introduction of three decimal
tick size system on securities with a market value below Dh1, which was due on March 11.